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Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word nanlaban.
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The Tagalog word nanlabán is the Filipino verb manlaban » conjugated in the Completed aspect ( past tense )

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[verb]  to resist; to defend oneself; to fight back

Verb conjugations of manlaban:

Root: laban
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
manlabán  Play audio #23905
Completed (Past):
nanlabán  Play audio #23907
Uncompleted (Present):
nanlálabán  Play audio #23908
Contemplated (Future):
manlálabán  Play audio #23909
Nanlaban Example Sentences in Tagalog: (4)
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Sana ay mas nanlabán pa akó sa kaniyá.
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I should have tried harder to fight him off.
Bukód diyán, nanlabán din si Gail.
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Besides that, Gail also fought back.
Hindî nanlabán si Rina kayâ hindî siyá nasaktán.
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Rina didn't fight back so she wasn't hurt.
Nanlabán ang mágnanakaw nang mahuli siyá ng mga pulís.
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The robber struggled with the policemen when they caught him.
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